Chrissy Metz wears red lace to Television Academy event in LA

Why blend in when you can stand out?

Chrissy Metz stepped out Monday night in Beverly Hills for the Television Academy's Performers Peer Group Celebration -- and her fearless look was one of the boldest of the night. Pairing a fiery red lace dress with a matching lip, the "This Is Us" star reminded us she's not afraid to dominate the red carpet.

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Chrissy Metz in red lace, August 2017
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BEVERLY HILLS, CA - AUGUST 21: Actress Chrissy Metz attends the Television Academy's Performers Peer Group Celebration at The Montage Beverly Hills on August 21, 2017 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images)
BEVERLY HILLS, CA - AUGUST 21: Actress Chrissy Metz attends attends the Television Academy's Performers Peer Group Celebration at The Montage Beverly Hills on August 21, 2017 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Paul Archuleta/FilmMagic)
BEVERLY HILLS, CA - AUGUST 21: Actress Chrissy Metz attends attends the Television Academy's Performers Peer Group Celebration at The Montage Beverly Hills on August 21, 2017 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Paul Archuleta/FilmMagic)
BEVERLY HILLS, CA - AUGUST 21: Actress Chrissy Metz attends attends the Television Academy's Performers Peer Group Celebration at The Montage Beverly Hills on August 21, 2017 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Paul Archuleta/FilmMagic)
BEVERLY HILLS, CA - AUGUST 21: Actress Chrissy Metz attends attends the Television Academy's Performers Peer Group Celebration at The Montage Beverly Hills on August 21, 2017 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Paul Archuleta/FilmMagic)
BEVERLY HILLS, CA - AUGUST 21: Actress Chrissy Metz, shoe detail, attends the Television Academy's Performers Peer Group Celebration at The Montage Beverly Hills on August 21, 2017 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images)
BEVERLY HILLS, CA - AUGUST 21: Chrissy Metz attends the Television Academy's Performers Peer Group Celebration on August 22, 2017 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by JB Lacroix/ WireImage)
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Red is one of Chrissy's go-to colors, as evidenced by several of her recent appearances. In June, she wore a cap-sleeved number alongside boyfriend Josh Stancil, who she met on set of "This Is Us":

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NORTH HOLLYWOOD, CA - JUNE 29: Actress Chrissy Metz (R) and Josh Stancil attend the Words + Music event hosted by the Television Academy at Wolf Theatre on June 29, 2017 in North Hollywood, California. (Photo by David Livingston/Getty Images)
PARK CITY, UT - MARCH 11: Actress Chrissy Metz (L) and boyfriend Josh Stancil attend Operation Smile's Celebrity Ski & Smile Challenge Presented By The Rodosky Family on March 11, 2017 in Park City, Utah. (Photo by Chad Hurst/Getty Images For Operation Smile)
NORTH HOLLYWOOD, CA - JUNE 29: Josh Stancil and Chrissy Metz arrive at the Television Academy's Words + Music at Wolf Theatre on June 29, 2017 in North Hollywood, California. (Photo by Joe Scarnici/FilmMagic)
LOS ANGELES, CA - JANUARY 28: Actor Chrissy Metz and Josh Stancil attends the Entertainment Weekly Celebration of SAG Award Nominees sponsored by Maybelline New York at Chateau Marmont on January 28, 2017 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Frazer Harrison/Getty Images for Entertainment Weekly)
SANTA MONICA, CA - MARCH 21: Chrissy Metz and Josh Stancil attend a party for the 20th Anniversary of the Savannah Film Festival hosted by CAA Agent Tracy Brennan and presented by SCAD on March 21, 2017 in Santa Monica, California. (Photo by Todd Williamson/Getty Images for CAA)
WEST HOLLYWOOD, CA - FEBRUARY 26: Chrissy Mertz (R) and Josh Stancil attend the 25th annual Elton John AIDS Foundation's Oscar Viewing Party - Arrivals at The City of West Hollywood Park on February 26, 2017 in West Hollywood, California. (Photo by Maury Phillips/WireImage)
LOS ANGELES, CA - JANUARY 28: Actor Chrissy Metz and Josh Stancil attends the Entertainment Weekly Celebration of SAG Award Nominees sponsored by Maybelline New York at Chateau Marmont on January 28, 2017 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Dimitrios Kambouris/Getty Images for Entertainment Weekly)
PARK CITY, UT - MARCH 11: Actress Chrissy Metz (C) and boyfriend Josh Stancil speak to Dr. Bill Magee during Operation Smile's Celebrity Ski & Smile Challenge Presented By The Rodosky Family on March 11, 2017 in Park City, Utah. (Photo by Chad Hurst/Getty Images For Operation Smile)
PARK CITY, UT - MARCH 11: Actress Chrissy Metz (R) and boyfriend Josh Stancil attend Operation Smile's Celebrity Ski & Smile Challenge Presented By The Rodosky Family on March 11, 2017 in Park City, Utah. (Photo by Chad Hurst/Getty Images For Operation Smile)
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And in May, the 36-year-old star rocked a deep red latex number that hit just above the knee:

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LOS ANGELES, CA - MAY 07: Actor Chrissy Metz (L) attends the 2017 MTV Movie And TV Awards at The Shrine Auditorium on May 7, 2017 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Frazer Harrison/MTV1617/Getty Images)
LOS ANGELES, CA - MAY 07: Actors Chrissy Metz and Milo Ventimiglia onstage during the 2017 MTV Movie And TV Awards at The Shrine Auditorium on May 7, 2017 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Jeff Kravitz/FilmMagic)
LOS ANGELES, CA - MAY 07: Actors Chrissy Metz (L) and Milo Ventimiglia (R) attend the 2017 MTV Movie And TV Awards at The Shrine Auditorium on May 7, 2017 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Paul Archuleta/FilmMagic)
LOS ANGELES, CA - MAY 07: Actor Chrissy Metz speaks onstage during the 2017 MTV Movie And TV Awards at The Shrine Auditorium on May 7, 2017 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Jeff Kravitz/FilmMagic)
LOS ANGELES, CA - MAY 07: Actors Chrissy Metz and Milo Ventimiglia speak onstage during the 2017 MTV Movie And TV Awards at The Shrine Auditorium on May 7, 2017 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)
LOS ANGELES, CA - MAY 07: Actors Chrissy Metz (L) and Milo Ventimiglia (R) attend the 2017 MTV Movie And TV Awards at The Shrine Auditorium on May 7, 2017 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Paul Archuleta/FilmMagic)
LOS ANGELES, CA - MAY 07: Actors Dafne Keen (2nd R) and Hugh Jackman (R) accept Best Duo for 'Logan' onstage from actors Chrissy Metz (L) and Milo Ventimiglia (2nd L) onstage during the 2017 MTV Movie And TV Awards at The Shrine Auditorium on May 7, 2017 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)
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Chrissy is currently up for a Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series, competing against fan favorites like Millie Bobby Brown from "Stranger Things" and THandie Newton from "Westworld."

After the Emmys air on September 17, Chrissy will be back onscreen when "This Is Us" returns to NBC for season 2 on September 26.

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